Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 246630
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 323.75
Width 50.00
Depth 26.42
Gross Tonnage 3805.00
Net Tonnage 2123.00
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00039

Vessel History

Rebuilds Tonnage change, 1951 (3891 gross - 2186 net). Tonnage change, 1962 (3897 gross - 2119 net). Converted to drilling tender, 1966, at Marseilles, France, by Provencale des Ateliers Terrin & Union Indistrielle et d'Entreprise.
History Built as C1-M-AV1 class cargo vessel for U.S. Maritime Commission.
Disposition Sold to Millwala & Sons; arrived at Gadani Beach, Pakistan, May 24, 1984, and scrapping began May 26, 1984.

Build Information

Builder Butler, Walter Shipbuilders, Inc.
Place Built Superior, WI
Date Built 1944-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistry
ARABDRILL 21966-00-001984-00-00SAUDI ARABIA
LARS VIKING1962-00-001965-00-00NORWAY
NEPTUNE IV1965-00-001966-00-00FRANCE
RIO DALE1947-00-001959-00-00NORWAY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Arabian Drilling Co.1966-00-001984-00-00SAUDI ARABIA
D/S A/S Laly (C.T. Gogstad & Co., Mgrs.)1962-00-001965-00-00NORWAY
Ingvald Bjorneboes Rederi A/S1947-00-001959-00-00NORWAY
Soc. de Forages en Mer \"Neptune\"1965-00-001966-00-00FRANCE
Trom A/S (T.R. Omdahl, Mgr.)1959-00-001962-00-00NORWAY
U.S. Maritime Commission1944-00-001947-00-00U.S.246630